...the breakdown of talks between the US and EU officials.
...the irretrievable breakdown of a marriage...
He argues that the breakdown in the legal system has spawned a black market.
My personal life was terrible. My mother had died, and a couple of years later I had a breakdown...
They often seem depressed and close to emotional breakdown.
Her old car was unreliable, so the trip was plagued by breakdowns...
If you stop on the hard shoulder, wait for the police or breakdown service.
The organisers were given a breakdown of the costs.